Dr Stephen Childe
Associate Professor in Business Management & Operations
Plymouth Business School (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business)
Dr Stephen Childe is an Associate Professor in Operations Management at Plymouth Business School, Plymouth, UK. He is a Senior Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy. He is a Chartered Engineer and Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology and a member of IFIP Working Group 5.7 "Advances in Production Management Systems". He was formerly a Vice-Chairman of the UK Institution of Operations Management and is the Co-Editor (formerly Editor, Jan 2000 - Dec 2021) of the international journal "Production Planning & Control: The Management of Operations" which addresses operations management in all sectors, especially focussing on research that addresses or identifies problems experienced in industry.
Chartered Engineer with IET
Senior Fellow, Advance HE
Roles on external bodies
Member of IFIP Working Group 5.7 "Advances in Production Management Systems"
Childe S and Soares A (Eds.), 2022. Handbook of Research Methods for Supply Chain Management. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham
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